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“Don’t Choose Extinction”: New campaign raises awareness of the detrimental effects of fossil fuel subsidies

In the lead up to the COP 26 global climate conference, UNDP is releasing new research revealing that fossil fuels’ subsidies, paid for by taxpayers, end up deepening inequality and impeding action on…  


A virtual house of art and peace unites Georgian and Ossetian youth

A virtual house of peace bridges the conflict divide to bring together Georgian and Ossetian youth through art.  


The Line of Goodness 1165: Help is just a phone call away

A hotline in the Transnistria region was established during Covid lockdowns to bridge people in need of food, medicines and other essentials with people willing to give them a hand.  


What are the socio-economic impacts of an energy transition?

An energy transition not only helps combat climate change, but will have socioeconomic impacts that align with our need for a green recovery post-pandemic.  


Public financing of service provision by civil society organisations in national responses to HIV, TB and malaria

Key insights and specific recommendations for CSOs, governments, donors and multilateral partners that may help strengthen social contracting mechanisms and sustainable service provision within and…  


Social Return on Investment for HIV services

Countries in the Eastern Europe and Central Asia (EECA) region have made significant progress in setting the foundation for effective social contracting mechanisms.  


Tackling air pollution in Europe and Central Asia

The report assesses links between air pollution, climate and health, and explores solutions with a set of policy interventions for major economic activities like industry, transport, health…  


Airly: now delivering knowledge about air quality to Belarus

Polish Challenge Fund grantee Airly is making an impact in Belarus with their air quality sensors.  


Assessment study of the role of NDMAs in COVID-19 crisis response

This UNDP / UNDRR study provides an overview and findings of a comprehensive analysis of the role and effectiveness of the National Disaster Management Authorities (NDMAs) across the South Eastern…  


Satellites see the pollution you can’t, and can help us solve the problem

Satellites are capturing “invisible to the eye” data on air pollution, showing where the pollution is the worst. UNDP in Moldova and Ukraine partnered with the European Space Agency to identify their…  

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